Definition of recommence verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

recommence

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌriːkəˈmens//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːkəˈmens//
 
[intransitive, transitive](formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they recommence
BrE BrE//ˌriːkəˈmens//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːkəˈmens//
 
he / she / it recommences
BrE BrE//ˌriːkəˈmensɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːkəˈmensɪz//
 
past simple recommenced
BrE BrE//ˌriːkəˈmenst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːkəˈmenst//
 
past participle recommenced
BrE BrE//ˌriːkəˈmenst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːkəˈmenst//
 
-ing form recommencing
BrE BrE//ˌriːkəˈmensɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːkəˈmensɪŋ//
 
 
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to begin again; to start doing something again Work on the bridge will recommence next month. recommence (doing) something The two countries agreed to recommence talks the following week. to recommence production/manufacture/trading
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: recommence